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Prayer List

First UCC will start including a “prayer list’ in the bulletin and The Chronicle. If you would like to request that the congregation keep an individual or family in prayer, please visit or contact Todd or Abby. Names must be submitted by 8:00 am Wednesday morning to be included in that week’s Thursday Chronicle and Sunday bulletin. Names

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French Toast Breakfast and Apostle Tryouts

 The Fighting Apostles are assembling an all-star lineup for the annual French Toast Breakfast Sunday, May 4, immediately following worship. Fans will have an opportunity to meet the players, admire their culinary skills and sit down to a nourishing, league-leading breakfast of champions. We’ll be serving French toast, made with Brick Oven’s famous Children’s Pleasure bread;

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Volunteers Wanted!

First UCC is in need of volunteers.  We are looking for people willing to help out with the following: Greeter/Usher Scripture Reader Meal Delivery Special Functions Visitation Childcare Acolyte Communion Server Coffee Hour Hosts If you are interested in helping in any of these areas, click here to sign up. Thank you!

This Weekend at First UCC

There are several things going on after worship this weekend: Learn about the new Governance Structure – If you have questions about the New Governance Structure, the adult forum is your chance to learn more. The Governance Task Force will present the proposed model for First UCC. The church will vote on this new structure

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Volunteers Needed

We need more volunteers June 18, 25; July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27 from 10:45-12:30 at Jefferson Square Apartments. We’ll be serving meals to kids in need as one of many Northfield churches helping in this way each day at two locations. Add your name to the sign-up sheet on

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Summer Worship Time Change

With the summer season approaching, the Church Council discussed the merits of moving worship time to 9:30AM starting June 9th.  Our hope that this will allow us to beat the heat and be more comfortable during the warmest days of the year.  The motion passed and we will begin meeting at 9:30AM on June 9th. 

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Mary Ellen Ross

Mary Ellen Ross, age 67, of Northfield, died Sunday May 5, 2013, at Three Links Reflections Care Suites. She was in Hospice after a long and courageous battle with what was most likely Alzheimer’s disease. Mary Ellen Ross was born on Jan. 18, 1947, as the daughter of Helen Kemp Ross and Hugh J. Ross.

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